Alibi V.27 No.7 • Feb 15-21, 2018 
“Protect: Caribou and Salmon”; Gwich'in Human- Aerial Art along the Yukon River, Fort Yukon, Alaska

Culture Shock

Resistance and Creative Practice

Multi-disciplinary artists converge at “the last oil” conference

“The last oil” symposium posits that we are in the second oil age, which has had devastating effects on the natural world. One of its organizers, Subhankar Banerjee, points at art for for how to resist the destruction.
The Kingdom of Taali M
courtesy of Making Africa

Art Review

The Creativity of a Continent

Making Africa explores the thousand contexts of contemporary design

Like the continent itself—perhaps necessarily so—Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design is massive.
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Soprano Daisy Beltran as Tony and Mezzo- soprano Kirsten Chávez as Ultima in Opera Southwest's adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya's novel
Lance Ozier/Todos Juntos Photography

Art Preview

New Songs for Anaya

Opera Southwest premieres an adaptation of a classic

For this little-over-a-week long engagement, Opera Southwest is presenting Bless Me, Ultima in the form of an opera conducted by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa.
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Baby, Hold on to Me

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind

See the longest running show in Chicago history. A rapid-fire showcasing of 30 pieces performed in 60 minutes.
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